How ‘merchant of death’ Alfred Nobel became a champion of peace

How ‘merchant of death’ Alfred Nobel became a champion of peace

The legacy of Swedish inventor Alfred Nobel, who made a fortune off the destructive power of dynamite, has become synonymous with peace, in large part due to a small twist of fate, writes the AFP's Marc Preel.

Alfred Nobel’s last will and testament

Alfred Nobel’s last will and testament

Father of test tube babies claims Nobel in medicine

Father of test tube babies claims Nobel in medicine

Physics Nobel awarded for super-thin carbon

Physics Nobel awarded for super-thin carbon

Chemistry Nobel shared by three scientists

Chemistry Nobel shared by three scientists

Peruvian author wins Nobel literature prize

Peruvian author wins Nobel literature prize

Three share Nobel Prize in economics

Three share Nobel Prize in economics

Live Video: 2010 Nobel Prize in Economics

Live Video: 2010 Nobel Prize in Economics

Nobel breakthroughs require sustained investment: UK minister

Nobel breakthroughs require sustained investment: UK minister

Secret Nobel Prize documents stolen

Secret Nobel Prize documents stolen

Alfred Nobel’s last will and testament

Alfred Nobel’s last will and testament